Reference check is one crucial part of background verification process of an employee. Companies often run a reference check to know more about the employee’s character from another source. This can be about character, or work-related matters, behaviors. Companies sometimes check references from safety point of view. As a part of address and ID verification they want to keep record of the people who know them as well. This is sometimes useful in tracking the employees, if they get engaged in some criminal activities that might cost huge to the company.
Things which need to be verified during a reference check.